Linux Around The World: USA – Tennessee

TennesseePopulation: 7 million
Capital: Nashville
Largest City: Nashville
Major Industries: Health care, transportation, music and entertainment, banking, finance

Tennessee is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Kentucky to the north, Virginia to the northeast, North Carolina to the east, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi to the south, Arkansas to the southwest, and Missouri to the northwest.


Alternatives to history
McFlyExcellent replacement for Bash’s ctrl-r functionality
AtuinReplaces your existing shell history with a SQLite database
HSTRBash and zsh shell history suggest box

User Groups

LocationLinux User Group
ChattanoogaCHUGALUG: Chattanooga Unix, Gnu, Android and Linux User Group is mostly a mailing list of random activity levels, sometimes there are meetings.
KnoxvilleKLUG: The Knoxville Linux User Group is an open group for Linux users and a student group at the University of Tennessee.
MaryvilleMOSS: Maryville Open Source Software meets on the final Tuesday of each month.
NashvilleNLUG: Nashville Linux Users Group's purpose is the promotion of, and contribution to Linux, both within the organization and to the persons of the city of Nashville and surrounding area.
NashvilleRHUG: Tennessee Red Hat User Group is focused on bringing together the Tennessee Red Hat user community for business and technical presentations, conversations food and drink.

Did You Know? According to the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation, Tin Pan South is “the world’s largest songwriter festival”.

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